Calflora
Taxon  Report   7731 
Sphaeromeria potentilloides  (A. Gray) A. Heller
Cinquefoil tansy,  Fivefinger chickensage
Sphaeromeria potentilloides
© 2005 Steve Matson
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Sphaeromeria potentilloides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Sphaeromeria potentilloides
© 1997 Gary A. Monroe
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Vesicarpa potentilloides var. potentilloides
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Artemisia potentilloides
ICPN: Vesicarpa potentilloides
More information about  Sphaeromeria potentilloides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (VEPOP)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 19, 2018).

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